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Thursday, July 23, 2015

More Fences

On a recent road trip,
I saw a few things I might use for GOOD FENCES, a weekly linky party
operated by our own TEX.


This chain link fence, picture taken as we sped by in the car,
surrounds a well-kept cemetery.

As we traveled on down the road,
I saw something as we went by at 75 miles an hour...
Me......"WAIT....pull over....." 
Mr. Sweet.... "WHAAAT..?"
Me.... "I saw something UNREAL back there...gotta have a picture."
Mr. Sweet...(as he turns the car around...God love him) "What the heck..?"
Me...."I think it was the biggest cactus EVER...it HAS to be a world record
and I NEED a picture of it."


hahhaaa...
it was, indeed, a record size cactus with record size blossoms...
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and it was made entirely of METAL.

Yep, METAL ART going on right there behind the barbed wire fence.
Isn't it just about the cutest thing, ever.
I love it and sure am glad I got a good photo of it to show YOU.


PS. I just got an email that said "you are falling down on showing us food."
oops....
SOOO...
help yourself to my


Bunco COOKIE BAR...:>)


Good Fences Thurs. 

36 comments:

  1. Cool Metal sculpture....
    a great day to you and yours dear Lady...

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  2. Hello BJ, what a great fence find. I love the giant cactus and blooms. Cute metal sculpture. And on my, all your treats look yummy! Have a happy day!

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  3. I was right! I couldn't believe that that cactus was real! Not even in TEXAS!!! You can't grow-'em like that. -grin-

    Tessa

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  4. I thought it was REAL! I showed the pic to hubs before I read that is was metal! hahaha! Only in Texas! Have a fun day. HUGS!

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  5. That's quite a cactus....and it surely catches your attention!

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  6. Oh my gosh, I would have wanted a picture of that myself. Too unbelievable and too cute. You be good, girl and always have fun, Latane

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  7. coolest dang country art! i want it! :)

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  8. Thanks to Mr BJ for pulling over to let you get such a great photo! Its so cool!

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  9. You have trained Mr. Sweet well. Glad he obliged, as I thought it was real. Great shot.

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  10. I thought it was real but then with the close up I could tell it was made out of metal. Great photo bj. Have a blessed day. Madeline

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  11. I was about to say, that cactus doesn't look that real

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  12. Even thought not real, the cactus do look great with the giant bloom! So good of Mr Sweet to turn around for you to take the picture!

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  13. Love that cactus. The way my plants are growing this year, I may have to plant a few metal ones myself!

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  14. That metal art is wonderful...hope it never auses an accident. Thank you, Mr. Sweet! Gotta love the man who supports the blogger.

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  15. That looked so real, a very clever craftsperson thought of it then made it. Love your Mr Sweet for stopping.

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  16. Lol I thought that was a REAL cactus. Hahahaha gorgeous

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  17. The cactus is so cool, lovely shots :)

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  18. Wow I really thought the cactus looked real. Some beauties. Not nice showing those cookies to a girl that's a cookie junkie. I wanted to leap through the screen

    Cindy

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  19. Hello Dear Lady... dropped by to tell you what the Hospital had to say...
    .. seems we had a "minor collapse in that lung"...

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  20. Now that is my kind of cacti! Tell hubby thanks for going back because that really is cool looking. You did good spotting it. - Oh and I'll have one of everything on that cookie plate!

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  21. Hi bj, great fence shot and the cactus is incredible. It looks almost real. Driving by I would have went back too. Those cookies look so delicious.
    Have a nice day and weekend ahead. Hugs, cm

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  22. Great metal art!

    Now I'm going to find some cookies.

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  23. That was such a neat idea! :) Your cookies look amazing!

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  24. that is one cool looking cactus.

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  25. Nice fence shots bj ... that cactus really gets your attention. Good that it was the " thorn-less" kind. Imagine how dangerous they would be.

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  26. The food looks delicious, but the fences are calorie free. '-)
    Thanks for sharing both though.

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  27. That cactus is so very beautiful. The artist is very talented. Love the last shot it made me hungry. B

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  28. At first glance it looks like a real cactus to me too... nice display and neat fence on both the scenes. So nice of him too to reverse the car for you!

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  29. That cactus ... something memorable for sure.

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  30. Beautiful photos, B.J., and the cookies look....delicious! Thank you so much for your kind comment on my blog post and for letting me know about the Smuckers sugar free jam! I have been trying to be careful of what I eat, especially since I had a bout with diverticulitis 3 years ago.

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xo bj